As a staunch supporter of Connecticut’s strong gun laws and a proponent of legislation that will make our communities safer, I am humbled and honored to receive the Gun Sense Candidate Distinction from Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, an incredible organization founded following the horrific shooting at…

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Sen. Murphy: President Trump ‘terrorizing kids’ as a bargaining chip for immigration reform

Sen. Murphy: President Trump ‘terrorizing kids’ as a bargaining chip for immigration reform While Republicans watch silently as Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions implement their immigration agenda of separating families, Democrats like Senator Chris Murphy unequivocally condemn these cruel actions and fight back against Republicans’ inhumane treatment of children. Original…

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Democratic AG candidates agree on debates ahead of primary

Democratic AG candidates agree on debates ahead of primary The three Democratic attorney general candidates have agreed to participate in five debates, one in each of Connecticut’s five Congressional districts, before their August primary. Candidate Chris Mattei, a former federal prosecutor, called for the debates Tuesday to help voters choose…

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Smart Justice

Smart Justice Connecticut has made progress toward ending mass incarceration, and we have more work to do. Today, we’re launching ACLU Smart Justice Connecticut to turbocharge the effort to end mass incarceration in the Constitution State. Original Facebook Post

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